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October 8, 2019 Frederick Odu 1 comment

BY SUNNY A. DAVID The rich culture of Obosi kingdom in Anambra state received a boost as sons and daughters of Obosi gathered to celebrate the 2019 annual Obiora festival to mark the beginning of the New Yam harvest with their Traditional Ruler, Igwe Chidubem Iweka. The event, held at Afor Adike square Obosi, was…

October 6, 2019 Frederick Odu 1 comment

The 99 day intense drama and suspense that trailed the fourth edition of the Big Brother Naija reality show came to a close on Sunday with Mercy winning the Star Prize. She will take home N60million worth of prizes, including a brand new Innoson SUV worth N25million, plus an all-expenses-paid trip for two to an…

September 7, 2019 Frederick Odu 1 comment

The Delta State Council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) has been urged to partner with the Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education to ensure adequate publicity for the ministry’s activities. The Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Chief Patrick Ukah, made the call when the executive of the Delta State Council of the…

September 7, 2019 Frederick Odu 1 comment

In line with the job creation initiative of the Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, 36 youths of Isoko ethnic nationality have arrived Odi, Bayelsa State for skills acquisition and entrepreneurship training. The two week program holding at the Bioresources Development Center, Odi, is being sponsored by the member representing the Isoko South  Constituency Two…

September 6, 2019 Frederick Odu 1 comment

Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, has congratulated the Obi of Owa Kingdom, Dr Emmanuel Efeizomor the second, on his 60th coronation anniversary. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifejika, the Governor described the renowned traditional ruler as a man of peace and extreme humility. He said Obi Efeizomor, who is…

September 5, 2019 Frederick Odu 1 comment

Youths in the state have been commended for showing interest in governance through participation in electioneering campaigns. The Senior Political Adviser to the Governor of Delta state, Honourable Funkekeme Solomon, gave the commendation in Asaba when a delegation of Core Delta Youths paid him a visit. Honourable Solomon encouraged youths who would like to pursue…

September 5, 2019 Frederick Odu 1 comment

The youth of Ndokwa-east local government area of Delta state, under the aegis of the Ndokwa East Youth Association, NEYA, the umbrella body of youths in the council area, have commended Governor Ifeanyi Okowa for his choice of political appointees from Ndokwa East. NEYA’S President General, Comrade Simeon Chukwuemeka, at a general meeting of the…

September 2, 2019 Frederick Odu No comments exist

The first President of the Rotary Club of Asaba Gateway has been installed. He is Rotarian Aweka Avwenaghagha, the Director of Local Content and Promotion in the Delta State Ministry of Oil and Gas and sole candidate of Odukpor Ruling House for the position of Ovie of Idjerhe clan in Ethiope West local government area….

September 1, 2019 Frederick Odu 1 comment

The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye and Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, on Sunday (today) said Nigeria will be better when people draw closer to God. They spoke at the 50th birthday thanksgiving service of Pastor Emmanuel Emefienim at the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Champions Cathedral,…

September 1, 2019 Frederick Odu 1 comment

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has admonished couples to place God first in their union to enable them to succeed. He gave the advice on Saturday at the wedding of Mr and Mrs Nelson Eta at Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Oyede, Isoko North Local Government Area of the state. The Governor said…

September 1, 2019 Frederick Odu 1 comment

F The Federal Government has commended the Delta State Government for the quality of facilities at the Asaba International Airport, saying they are of international standards.  Minister of Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, gave the commendation on Sunday in Asaba shortly after  inspecting facilities at the airport. He noted that the state government had done well…

August 31, 2019 Frederick Odu 1 comment

Delta State Government has affirmed its resolve to continue to strengthen the already existing collaboration between the state and the organised private sector in its efforts at ensuring accelerated economic growth of the state. The State Commissioner for Trade and Investment, Chief Chika Ossai, who gave the assurance while playing host to members of the…